Council house problems in York
5:50am 14th July 2010
The council-housing waiting list in York is spiralling out of control.
Over the last three years it's jumped up by 56%, with over three-thousand people now asking for affordable housing.
There's now also concerns that the government's latest cuts will swing the axe at a property development planned for Clifton.
Meanwhile, there are claims standard of council housing in York is falling way below-par, according to one young mum who's become ill.
Shelley Alison's developed breathing problems after living in damp conditions for the last 3 years.
She's told us despite numerous complaints, the council still haven't sorted-out her flat that has mould growing up the walls
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